La Trobe University logo

Undergraduate | LTU-ANT3KAM | 2024

Kinship, Gender and Marriage

Course information for 2024 intake

View information for 2023 course intake
Study method
100% online
100% online
Start dates
8 Jan 2024,
View 2023 dates
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
6 weeks

Price from


Upfront cost


HECS-HELP and FEE-HELP available

Kinship, Gender and Marriage

About this subject

  • On successful completion you will be able to:

    1. Apply kinship terminology and notation to a complex genealogical diagram.
    2. Construct a complex kinship diagram using genealogical information.
    3. Critically examine the local and global dimensions of social and cultural changes to kinship and marriage.
    4. Evaluate different theoretical and methodological approaches to the study of kinship and marriage.
    5. Produce a sustained and complex written argument about a specific topic in kinship studies.

Entry requirements


Prerequisites: Students must have completed 30 credit points of level two subjects.
Past La Trobe University students who have previously completed ANT2KAM (Kinship, Gender and Marriage) are ineligible to enrol in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

Find out more information on Commonwealth Loans to understand what this means to your eligibility for financial support.

What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

La Trobe University logo


Bachelor of Information Technology

La Trobe University logo


Bachelor of Psychological Science

La Trobe University logo


Bachelor of Cybersecurity

La Trobe University logo


Bachelor of Business

La Trobe University logo


Bachelor of Arts

Single subject FAQs